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Devin Nunes Sues Newspaper Company, Alleging ‘Character Assassination’

The congressman from California, who sued Twitter last month, is now seeking $150 million in a defamation lawsuit over an article in The Fresno Bee.
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California shoplifter stuffs chain saw down his pants

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A California business owner says store surveillance video recorded a man stealing a small chain saw by stuffing it down his pants. Jeff Bennett of RG Equipment tells the Fresno Bee his security camera caught the theft Wednesday afternoon. The video shows the man take the chain saw from a display, […]
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Fresno St blitzes San Jose St setting multiple records

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Senior Deshon Taylor scored a career-high 37 points, Braxton Huggins scored a career-high 34 and Fresno State set a Mountain West Conference record with 23 3-pointers for a 121-81 win over San Jose State on Saturday. The Bulldogs (22-8, 13-5) set a program record with 321-made 3s in a season and […]
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Morris hits 5 3s, scores 17; Air Force holds off Fresno St.

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Caleb Morris hit five 3-pointers and finished with 17 points, including 14 in the second half, to help Air Force hold off Fresno State for a 64-61 win Wednesday night. Lavelle Scottie added 15 points and AJ Walker scored 12 for Air Force. The Falcons (11-15, 6-8 Mountain West Conference) were […]
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Utah State edges Fresno State in battle for 2nd in MWC

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Sam Merrill scored 20 points and freshman Neemias Queta had 18 points and 15 rebounds to help Utah State hold off Fresno State 82-81 on Tuesday night in a battle for second place in the Mountain West Conference. Sam Bittner nailed a 3-pointer to give Fresno State a 67-64 lead with […]
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Grimes grabs 19 rebounds; Fresno St. beats New Mexico 82-70

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Nate Grimes matched a season-high with 19 points and grabbed a career-high 19 rebounds to help Fresno State beat New Mexico 82-70 on Saturday night. Braxton Huggins scored 22 points and Deshon Taylor added 20 for the Bulldogs (16-5, 7-2 Mountain West Conference), who have won four of their last five […]
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Martin’s 27 points helps No. 10 Nevada beat Fresno State

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Caleb Martin scored 27 points, including two free throws with 54.6 seconds remaining, and No. 10 Nevada held on to beat Fresno State 74-64 on Saturday night. Martin also added nine rebounds, and Jordan Caroline had 19 points and 16 rebounds for the Wolfpack (16-1, 3-1 Mountain West), who have won […]
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Toolson scores 15, Utah Valley beats Fresno State 64-60

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jake Toolson scored 15 points to help Utah Valley beat Fresno State 64-60 on Saturday night and snap the Bulldogs’ seven game win streak. Utah Valley (11-4) has won five in a row and 10 of its last 11. Braxton Huggins and Noah Blackwell hit back-to-back 3s for Fresno State (9-3) […]
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Huggins with 20 points, Fresno State routs UT Martin 93-53

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Braxton Huggins scored 20 points on six 3-pointers, leading Fresno State to its seventh-straight win, a 93-53 rout of UT Martin on Saturday night. New Williams added 19 points, seven rebounds and five assists for the Bulldogs (9-2). Nate Grimes scored 14 points with six rebounds and four steals, Aguir Agau […]
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Mother charged in death of kid killed by train in California

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Police in central California say a woman has been arrested on felony child neglect charges after her 8-year-old daughter was killed as she crawled under a train in downtown Fresno. Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer says 44-year-old Joy Collins urged the girl and her 9-year-old brother to crawl under the idling […]
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7-Eleven accused of weaponizing ICE raids to shed troublesome franchisees

Most of America's 9,000 7-Eleven stores are owned by franchisees, many of them immigrants; the owners' contracts with 7-Eleven corporate allows the company to pull their franchises if they violate US law. The current CEO of 7-Eleven is Joe DePinto, a West Point grad who got the job in 2005 and has spent his tenure slowly tightening the screw on franchisees, demanding business practices that return more profit to corporate HQ at the expense of the independent operators. As the franchisees ha...
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Man sentenced to 354 years in prison in highway shootings

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A judge in central California has sentenced a man who terrorized motorists by randomly shooting at them to 354 years to life in prison. The Fresno Bee reports Jorge Gracia was sentenced Monday in Fresno. A jury last month found Gracia guilty of shooting randomly at cars along a highway in […]
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US government loses bid to force Facebook to wiretap Messenger calls

US government investigators have lost a case to force Facebook to wiretap calls made over its Messenger app. A joint federal and state law enforcement effort investigating the MS-13 gang had pushed a district court to hold the social networking giant in contempt of court for refusing to permit real-time listening in on voice calls. According to sources speaking to Reuters, the judge later ruled in Facebook’s favor — although, because the case remains under seal, it’s not known for what reason...
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Trump plan to rollback fuel standards to get second hearing

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The Trump administration's proposal to rollback national fuel economy standards was headed for its second public hearing a day after California officials and scores of speakers here blasted it as a danger to... [Author: [email protected]]
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Protests, pleas expected at hearing on Trump fuel rollback

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Doctors, environmental groups and California officials will weigh in on the Trump administration's proposal to roll back car-mileage standards at what could be a raucous hearing in a region with some of the nation's... [Author: [email protected]]
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Rep. Nunes faulted by rival for photo with hand symbol

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes of California is being criticized by his Democratic rival in the November election after a photograph on social media showed the congressman next to a supporter making a hand gesture that some consider racist. In a photo taken at a Tuesday event, a man standing beside […]
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Sex offenders want to be deported but California keeps them

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — At least 30 immigrant men who are living in the United States illegally and have sex crime records remain in custody in California despite having completed their sentences and wanting to be deported, a newspaper reported Thursday. The men committed crimes and served their prison sentences. But instead of being released, […]
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California police officer suspected of sexual assault

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a central California police officer has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting two women. The Fresno Bee reports Woodlake Police officer Oscar Robles was arrested Thursday. He could face charges including penetration with a foreign object and assault under the color of authority. It wasn’t known Sunday if […]
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VIDEO: Man smashes cop car in Fresno

FRESNO, Calif. (KGTV) -- Fresno Police Thursday arrested a man seen in video jumping on top of a police vehicle, causing thousands in damage.The incident began when an officer saw the man on top of a police SUV at M Street and Mariposa downtown.The man stomped on emergency lights, smashed windows and jumped up and down. Eventually, officers rushed the man, taking him into custody.Video of the encounter shows the moments police arrested the suspect.
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US attorney: MS-13 gang terrorized California farm town

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — More than two dozen MS-13 gang members and affiliates were charged following a monthslong murder and drug trafficking investigation centered on a rural California farm city, the U.S. attorney in Sacramento said. McGregor Scott said in a phone interview on Thursday the investigation also helped solve killings and assaults in New […]
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The Midwest Dominates July’s Hottest Housing Markets

Midland, Texas maintains No. 1 spot for the fourth consecutive month Santa Clara, CA – Aug. 16, 2018 (PRNewswire)®, the Home of Home Search, today released its July hottest markets list which reinforces home buyer interest is shifting away from pricey California to less expensive markets throughout the country. In fact, nearly a third of the markets were located in the affordable Midwest, which had a combined median list price well below the national average, according to the report....
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Where are people legitimately more happy at work?

We’ve got data! If happiness at work matters, your best bet is to head to Fresno, Calif., says employer ratings and review site Kununu. If you’re a woman trying to break into tech, however, California’s capital city, Sacramento, would probably be your top choice. According to its latest Happiness Index – a July 2017-June 2018 […]
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IPM garners funding from Court Square

Court Square Capital Partners has made an investment in Fresno, California-based Integrated Prescription Management, a pharmacy benefit manager. No financial terms were disclosed. Covington Associates LLC and Foley Hoag LLP advised IPM on the transaction. PRESS RELEASE FRESNO, Calif., Aug. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Integrated Prescription Management (“IPM” or the “Company”) announced it has received a growth investment from Court Square Capital Partners (“Court Square”), a leading middle market pr...
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5 garden tips for this week, Aug. 11-17

1 So long, suckers Prune suckering sprouts away from the base of trees. Both California and Brazilian peppers are infamous for forming suckers, as are tree-trained crape myrtles plus carob and olive trees. After pruning, spray with “Sucker Stopper” to prevent sucker regrowth for about a year — available from some local retail garden centers and also from Monterey Lawn and Garden Products, Inc., P.O. Box 35000, Fresno, Calif. 93745-5000. Phone: 559-499-2100. Email: [email protected] 2 ...
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Ex-Marine sentenced for Christmas terror plot

FRESNO, Calif. (KGTV) - The former Camp Pendleton Marine accused of supporting a Christmas Day terror attack at San Francisco's Pier 39 popular tourist destination was sentenced Monday to 15 years in prison.Everitt Aaron Jameson, 26, pleaded guilty to the plot in June. He supported radical ISIS jihadi beliefs, wrote social media posts supporting terrorism, communicated with people he believed supported his views, and offered to provide services to them with a tow truck, according to a report...
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The Latest: Evacuation orders issued for parts of 2 counties

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):
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The Latest: Hundreds attend service for fallen firefighter

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):
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Parts of Yosemite closing due to Ferguson Fire

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN)​​​​​​According to officials, parts of Yosemite National Park will be closing due to the Ferguson Fire. At a public meeting park officials said that Highway 41, the Yosemite Valley and Wawona will close by noon on Wednesday. Visitors and people camping in the park are being asked to leave.  
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Steve Perry makes journey back home to Hanford

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN, Ricky Courtney) --Steve Perry made a trip back to his hometown of Hanford last week to attend the city's Summer Day Camp Talent Show. According to Hanford Parks & Recreation, the appearance was a surprise The legendary singer and songwriter is a South Valley native. Perry was born in Hanford and lived there for many years, before moving to Lemoore in his teens. After graduating high school, he attended College of the Sequoias in Visalia. He would go on to become the lea...
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Two men indicted for string of robberies

FRESNO, Calif. — A federal grand jury returned a five-count indictment Thursday against Javier Beltran, 34, of Strathmore, and Ulises Medina, 24, of Earlimart, charging them with conspiracy to commit Hobbs Act robbery, interference with commerce by robbery, and brandishing a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence, U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott announced.According to court documents, Beltran and Medina were members of a conspiracy that committed a series of armed robberies of gas...
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